Education Section

REMINDER: White Center Community Summit is this Saturday, March 1

REMINDER: White Center Community Summit is this Saturday, March 1

REMINDER: The White Center Community Summit will be held this Saturday, March 1, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Mt. View Elementary School, with “White Center: Past, Present and Future” as the... [Read more]

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations are now open for the Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards, which will include both a Breakfast and Bash. This year’s theme is “We Are Highline,” which “celebrates... [Read more]

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

Low-income families who qualify for free/reduced lunches and live within the Burien city limits can now receive FREE Family Swim Passes for the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. The City has partnered... [Read more]

White Center Community Summit will focus on ‘Past, Present and Future’ Mar. 1

White Center Community Summit will focus on ‘Past, Present and Future’ Mar. 1

The 2014 White Center Community Summit is set to take place on Saturday, March 1, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Mt. View Elementary School, with “White Center: Past, Present and Future” as the... [Read more]

West Seattle Montessori holding Open House this Saturday, Jan. 25

West Seattle Montessori holding Open House this Saturday, Jan. 25

West Seattle Montessori will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, Jan. 25, from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. West Seattle Montessori School and Academy is located at 11215 15th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98146 Phone:... [Read more]

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

The non-profit Evergreen Pool, which serves the greater Highline area and that had been threatened with closure (read our previous coverage here), will remain open thanks to a combination of community... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeking community input on school facilities

Highline Public Schools seeking community input on school facilities

Facing serious challenges with school facilities, leaders from Highline Public Schools are asking citizens to weigh in on potential solutions, with three different public meetings scheduled for Jan. 14,... [Read more]

United Way’s free tax prep sites open Jan. 14, including two in White Center

United Way’s free tax prep sites open Jan. 14, including two in White Center

United Way of King County is offering free tax preparation at 19 locations in King County, with sites opening on Tuesday, Jan. 14, including at both the YWCA Greenbridge and YWCA Technology Center At Seola... [Read more]

Discover St. Bernadette Parish School at Open Houses Jan. 26 & 29

Discover St. Bernadette Parish School at Open Houses Jan. 26 & 29

“You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (Mat 22:39) Are you looking for a local school that can help instill values in your child? The Mission of St. Bernadette Parish School – located... [Read more]

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Our friends at Evergreen Pool could close if the community doesn’t start using it, and they’re encouraging residents to help by taking swimming lessons! This local non-profit indoor aquatic... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded a record $48,675 through 77 classroom grants at 35 different schools in the Highline School District. A total of 124 grant requests were received. “The... [Read more]